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Hoverfly (R campestris)

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

A very common, but often overlooked, insect flying from April to November along woodland rides and in hedgerows

Common Name Hoverfly (R campestris)
Scientific Name Rhingia campestris
Species Group Hover flies
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